PRRI-RNS Religion News Survey, June 2013

Data Archive > U.S. Surveys > General Population > National > Public Religion Research Institute > Codebook


All frequencies weighted by 3) WEIGHT;
(The number of missing cases reported in the codebook are unweighted)
1) Caseid (CASEID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL100768766637.4119971813.53
2) Week (WEEK)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1007823.000.00
3) Weight (WEIGHT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10.582
4) State (STATE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL0
5) Metro (METRO)
TOTAL%
1) Center City (Metro)33633.4
2) Center City Country (Metro)20820.7
3) Suburban (Metro)23323.1
4) Non-Center City (Metro)373.7
5) Non-Metro19319.2
TOTAL1007100.0
6) Region (REGION)
TOTAL%
1) North East18518.4
2) North Central21721.5
3) South37637.3
4) West22922.7
TOTAL1007100.0
7) Division (DIVISION)
TOTAL%
1) New England535.3
2) Mid Atlantic13213.1
3) East North Central13313.2
4) West North Central848.3
5) South Atlantic19119
6) East South Central747.3
7) West South Central11111
8) Mountain727.1
9) Pacific15715.6
TOTAL1007100.0
8) Is your home owned or rented? (OWNHOME)
TOTAL%
1) Owned67066.5
2) Rented32332.1
8) Don't know5.5
9) Refused9.9
TOTAL1007100.0
9) Are you...? (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Single, that is never married24123.9
2) Single, living with a partner838.2
3) Married47847.4
4) Separated252.5
5) Widowed636.3
6) Divorced11211.1
9) Refused6.6
TOTAL1008100.0
10) Employment Status (EMPLOY)
TOTAL%
1) Full-time41441.2
2) Part-time13813.7
3) Retired19219.1
4) Homemaker666.6
5) Student535.3
6) Temporarily unemployed828.2
7) Disabled/Handicapped555.5
8) Other not employed3.3
9) Refused3.3
TOTAL1006100.0
11) Including yourself, how many people are there living in your household? (HHNUM)
TOTAL%
1) One14414.3
2) Two34434.2
3) Three19419.3
4) Four14314.2
5) Five979.6
6) Six282.8
7) Seven171.7
8) Eight or more181.8
9) Refused222.2
TOTAL1007100.0
12) How many of these are adults, 18 or older? (ADULTS)
TOTAL%
1) One17417.3
2) Two50049.6
3) Three19519.3
4) Four797.8
5) Five212.1
6) Six131.3
7) Seven2.2
8) Eight or more2.2
9) Refused222.2
TOTAL1008100.0
13) How many of these adults are male? (ADULTM)
TOTAL%
0) None14815
1) One62263.1
2) Two14915.1
3) Three474.8
4) Four161.6
5) Five1.1
6) Six1.1
8) Eight or more2.2
Missing25 
TOTAL986100.0
14) How many of these adults are female? (ADULTF)
TOTAL%
0) None11211.4
1) One66968
2) Two15115.3
3) Three454.6
4) Four7.7
Missing25 
TOTAL984100.0
15) How many are children 12 to 17? (KIDS1217)
TOTAL%
0) None17050.4
1) One11132.9
2) Two4112.2
3) Three82.4
4) Four51.5
5) Five2.6
Missing741 
TOTAL337100.0
16) How many are children six to 11? (KIDS611)
TOTAL%
0) None18755.8
1) One10029.9
2) Two3510.4
3) Three133.9
Missing741 
TOTAL335100.0
17) How many are children under six? (KIDS06)
TOTAL%
0) None20460.4
1) One9227.2
2) Two3710.9
3) Three3.9
4) Four2.6
Missing741 
TOTAL338100.0
18) Enter age of first child age 12 to 17. (DI22A1)
TOTAL%
12) 122313.9
13) 132515.1
14) 141911.4
15) 151810.8
16) 163018.1
17) 173923.5
98) Don't know53
99) Refused74.2
Missing868 
TOTAL166100.0
19) Enter age of second child age 12 to 17. (DI22A2)
TOTAL%
12) 12814.3
13) 13916.1
14) 14712.5
15) 151323.2
16) 16712.5
17) 1758.9
98) Don't know47.1
99) Refused35.4
Missing960 
TOTAL56100.0
20) Enter age of third child age 12 to 17. (DI22A3)
TOTAL%
12) 12212.5
13) 13531.3
15) 15212.5
16) 16212.5
17) 17212.5
98) Don't know212.5
99) Refused16.3
Missing995 
TOTAL16100.0
21) Enter age of fourth child age 12 to 17. (DI22A4)
TOTAL%
13) 13225
14) 14225
17) 17225
98) Don't know225
Missing1003 
TOTAL8100.0
22) Enter age of fifth child age 12 to 17. (DI22A5)
TOTAL%
98) Don't know2100
Missing1006 
TOTAL2100.0
23) Enter age of first child age six to 11. (DI22B1)
TOTAL%
6) 61510
7) 71610.7
8) 82214.7
9) 91912.7
10) 103120.7
11) 113825.3
98) Don't know42.7
99) Refused53.3
Missing889 
TOTAL150100.0
24) Enter age of second child age six to 11. (DI22B2)
TOTAL%
6) 61224.5
7) 71020.4
8) 81122.4
9) 9816.3
10) 1024.1
11) 1136.1
98) Don't know24.1
99) Refused12
Missing965 
TOTAL49100.0
25) Enter age of third child age six to 11. (DI22B3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10076.610.90
26) Enter age of first child under six. (DI22C1)
TOTAL%
0) Less than one year2015.2
1) 153.8
2) 22015.2
3) 32922
4) 41813.6
5) 53627.3
99) Refused43
Missing916 
TOTAL132100.0
27) Enter age of second child under six. (DI22C2)
TOTAL%
0) Less than one year1535.7
1) 11126.2
2) 249.5
3) 349.5
5) 5511.9
99) Refused37.1
Missing979 
TOTAL42100.0
28) Enter age of third child under six. (DI22C3)
TOTAL%
1) 1120
5) 5240
99) Refused240
Missing1004 
TOTAL5100.0
29) Enter age of fourth child under six. (DI22C4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10075.000.00
30) Are you the parent or guardian of anyone under 18 in your household? (PARENT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes25825.6
2) No74974.4
TOTAL1007100.0
31) What is your age? (AGE)
TOTAL%
18) 18232.3
19) 19272.7
20) 20222.2
21) 21191.9
22) 22171.7
23) 23303
24) 24131.3
25) 25111.1
26) 269.9
27) 27141.4
28) 28161.6
29) 29151.5
30) 30222.2
31) 31161.6
32) 328.8
33) 33202
34) 34222.2
35) 358.8
36) 36252.5
37) 37121.2
38) 38141.4
39) 39171.7
40) 40242.4
41) 41131.3
42) 42181.8
43) 43171.7
44) 44151.5
45) 45161.6
46) 46252.5
47) 47252.5
48) 48121.2
49) 49131.3
50) 50171.7
51) 51101
52) 52131.3
53) 53141.4
54) 54151.5
55) 55242.4
56) 56181.8
57) 57101
58) 58181.8
59) 59242.4
60) 60272.7
61) 619.9
62) 62181.8
63) 63151.5
64) 64151.5
65) 65131.3
66) 66141.4
67) 676.6
68) 689.9
69) 695.5
70) 70191.9
71) 719.9
72) 727.7
73) 736.6
74) 746.6
75) 757.7
76) 767.7
77) 775.5
78) 787.7
79) 797.7
80) 808.8
81) 815.5
82) 827.7
83) 835.5
84) 846.6
85) 852.2
86) 861.1
87) 872.2
88) 884.4
89) 891.1
90) 902.2
93) 9300
95) 9500
96) 961.1
97) 9700
99) Refused313.1
TOTAL1007100.0
32) Could you please tell me if you are...? (AGE1)
TOTAL%
1) 18-2939.7
2) 30-49516.1
3) 50-641135.5
4) 65+722.6
9) Refused516.1
Missing971 
TOTAL31100.0
33) What is the last grade of school you completed? (EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Less than high school graduate13213.1
2) High school graduate30930.7
3) Some college25625.4
4) Graduated college18218.1
5) Graduate school or more1009.9
6) Technical school/other212.1
9) Refused7.7
TOTAL1007100.0
34) Is your total annual household income from all sources, and before taxes...? (INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $15,00014013.9
2) $15,000 but less than $25,00011010.9
3) $25,000 but less than $30,000868.5
4) $30,000 but less than $40,000838.2
5) $40,000 but less than $50,000595.8
6) $50,000 but less than $75,00012011.9
7) $75,000 but less than $100,000908.9
8) $100,000 and over (Unspecified)8.8
9) Less than $50,000 (Unspecified)242.4
10) $50,000 but less than $100,000 (Unspecified)4.4
12) $100,000 to under $150,000807.9
13) $150,000 to under $200,000232.3
14) $200,000 to under $250,000131.3
15) $250,000 or more161.6
98) Don't know727.1
99) Refused818
TOTAL1009100.0
35) Race of respondent (RACE)
TOTAL%
1) White Non-Hispanic66165.8
2) Black Non-Hispanic11411.3
3) White Hispanic10710.6
4) Black Hispanic161.6
5) Unspecified Hispanic222.2
6) Other race696.9
7) Refused161.6
TOTAL1005100.0
36) Affiliation rotate (PARTYROT)
TOTAL%
1) Male Republican/Democrat24123.9
2) Male Democrat/Republican24524.3
3) Female Republican/Democrat26526.3
4) Female Democrat/Republican25625.4
TOTAL1007100.0
37) Generally speaking, do you usually think of yourself as: (PARTY)
TOTAL%
0) Other121.2
1) A Republican23022.8
2) A Democrat31831.5
3) An Independent37837.5
8) Don't know343.4
9) Refused363.6
TOTAL1008100.0
38) Ideology rotate (IDEOROT)
TOTAL%
1) D3 1-5 asked51150.7
2) D3 5-1 asked49649.3
TOTAL1007100.0
39) Generally speaking, would you describe your political views as...? (IDEO)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative14614.5
2) Somewhat conservative24224
3) Moderate25825.6
4) Somewhat liberal18718.6
5) Very liberal828.1
8) Don't know646.3
9) Refused292.9
TOTAL1008100.0
40) Are you registered to vote at your present address or not? (REGVOTE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes77677.1
2) No21721.5
8) Don't know111.1
9) Refused3.3
TOTAL1007100.0
41) Besides the telephone number I reached you on, how many other telephone numbers, if any, does your household have? (OTHTEL)
TOTAL%
0) None50850.5
1) One757.5
2) Two383.8
3) Three252.5
7) Cell phone household only35235
9) Refused8.8
TOTAL1006100.0
42) Enter sex of respondent (SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Male48648.3
2) Female52151.7
TOTAL1007100.0
43) What is your present religion, if any? Are you Protestant, Roman Catholic, Mormon, Orthodox such as Greek or Russian Orthodox, Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist, Hindu, atheist, agnostic, something else, or nothing in particular? (RELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist10210.1
2) Catholic, Roman Catholic24324.1
5) Evangelical1.1
6) Jehovah's Witnesses6.6
7) Jewish/Judaism171.7
8) Lutheran272.7
10) Mormon (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints/LDS)131.3
11) Muslim/Islamic6.6
12) Orthodox (Eastern, Greek, Russian, Armenian, etc.)5.5
13) Pentecostal (Assemblies of God, Four-Square Gospel)111.1
14) Presbyterian4.4
15) Protestant15014.9
16) Seventh-day Adventist2.2
19) Unitarian/Universalist1.1
20) Buddhist6.6
21) Hindu151.5
22) Christian (just Christian)14714.6
23) Non-denominational or Independent Church151.5
24) Episcopalian or Anglican3.3
25) Methodist181.8
26) Church of Christ, or Disciples of Christ (Christian Church)2.2
27) Church of God2.2
28) Congregational or United Church of Christ (UCC)1.1
29) Holiness (Nazarenes, Wesleyan Church, Salvation Army)1.1
90) Nothing in particular13713.6
95) Atheist222.2
96) Agnostic252.5
97) Other121.2
98) Don't know1.1
99) Refused141.4
TOTAL1009100.0
44) What is your religion, if any? (RELIGOP)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL0
45) Would you describe yourself as a 'born-again' or 'Evangelical Christian' or not? (BORN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes28457.8
2) No18838.3
8) Don't know163.3
9) Refused3.6
Missing482 
TOTAL491100.0
46) Were you born in the United States, the island of Puerto Rico or in another country? (USBORN)
TOTAL%
1) United States6443.5
2) Puerto Rico53.4
3) Another country7651.7
9) Refused21.4
Missing907 
TOTAL147100.0
47) How many years have you lived in the United States? (USLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) 111.3
3) 311.3
4) 456.3
7) 756.3
8) 81113.8
9) 956.3
10) 1022.5
12) 1222.5
13) 13810
15) 1545
16) 1633.8
17) 1733.8
19) 1922.5
20) 2056.3
23) 2333.8
24) 2411.3
25) 2545
28) 2811.3
30) 3033.8
33) 3311.3
40) 4011.3
48) 4800
50) 5000
55) 5533.8
56) 5600
70) 7022.5
81) 8111.3
98) Don't know22.5
99) Refused11.3
Missing961 
TOTAL80100.0
48) Ident (IDENT)
TOTAL%
1) Landline51050.6
2) Cell phone sample44544.2
3) Hispanic in language252.5
4) Both cell phone and Hispanic in language272.7
TOTAL1007100.0
49) Now thinking about your telephone use... Does anyone in your household, including yourself, have a working cell phone? (L1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, respondent or someone in household has cell phone45384.8
2) No8015
8) Don't know00
9) Refused1.2
Missing402 
TOTAL534100.0
50) Of all the telephone calls that you and the other people in your household receive, are ...? (L2)
TOTAL%
1) All or almost all calls received on a cell phone9521
2) Some received on a cell phone and some on a regular home phone22349.2
3) All or almost all calls received on a regular home phone13229.1
8) Don't know2.4
9) Refused1.2
Missing538 
TOTAL453100.0
51) Now thinking about your telephone use, is there at least one telephone INSIDE your home that is currently working and is not a cell phone? (C1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, has a home telephone12125.6
2) No, no home telephone34773.5
8) Refused3.6
9) Refused1.2
Missing605 
TOTAL472100.0
52) Of all the telephone calls that you and the other people in your household receive, are ...? (C2)
TOTAL%
1) All or almost all calls received on a cell phone4839.7
2) Some received on a cell phone and some on a regular home phone5948.8
3) All or almost all calls received on a regular home phone1310.7
8) Don't know1.8
Missing810 
TOTAL121100.0
53) How many different cell phone numbers do you personally answer calls on? (C1A)
TOTAL%
0) 0374
1) 164069.1
2) 214215.3
3) 3485.2
4) 4181.9
5) 55.5
6) 61.1
7) 7141.5
8) Don't know181.9
9) Refused3.3
Missing136 
TOTAL926100.0
54) Form (FORM)
TOTAL%
1) Half sample A49750.1
2) Half sample B49549.9
Missing12 
TOTAL992100.0
55) Q1rot (Q1ROT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL0
56) Please tell me whether you completely agree, mostly agree, mostly disagree or completely disagree with each one. God has granted America a special role in human history. (Q1A)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree33132.8
2) Mostly agree31631.3
3) Mostly disagree12312.2
4) Completely disagree17617.5
9) Don't know626.2
TOTAL1008100.0
57) Please tell me whether you completely agree, mostly agree, mostly disagree or completely disagree with each one. America has always been a force for good in the world. (Q1B)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree31331.1
2) Mostly agree48247.9
3) Mostly disagree12112
4) Completely disagree636.3
9) Don't know282.8
TOTAL1007100.0
58) Please tell me whether you completely agree, mostly agree, mostly disagree or completely disagree with each one. If more countries adopted American values and way of life, the world would be much better off. (Q1C)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree22522.3
2) Mostly agree41341
3) Mostly disagree21521.4
4) Completely disagree10110
9) Don't know535.3
TOTAL1007100.0
59) Q2rot (Q2ROT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL0
60) Please say how likely are you to engage in the following activities. Attend a public 4th of July celebration this year. (Q2A)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely53152.7
2) Somewhat likely27327.1
3) Not too likely1009.9
4) Not at all likely959.4
9) Don't know8.8
TOTAL1007100.0
61) Please say how likely are you to engage in the following activities. Sing the national anthem. (Q2B)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely69068.5
2) Somewhat likely17617.5
3) Not too likely706.9
4) Not at all likely585.8
9) Don't know141.4
TOTAL1008100.0
62) Please say how likely are you to engage in the following activities. Display an American flag at your home or on your car. (Q2C)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely59459
2) Somewhat likely21721.5
3) Not too likely10210.1
4) Not at all likely908.9
9) Don't know4.4
TOTAL1007100.0
63) Please say how likely are you to engage in the following activities. Thank a member of the military for their service. (Q2D)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely81981.3
2) Somewhat likely13713.6
3) Not too likely232.3
4) Not at all likely242.4
9) Don't know4.4
TOTAL1007100.0
64) Please say how likely are you to engage in the following activities. Make a special effort to buy products that are made in America, even if they cost more. (Q2E)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely50350.4
2) Somewhat likely34834.9
3) Not too likely969.6
4) Not at all likely494.9
9) Don't know2.2
Missing7 
TOTAL998100.0
65) How proud are you to be an American? (Q3)
TOTAL%
0) Not an American151.5
1) Extremely proud51851.4
2) Very proud31731.5
3) Moderately proud11711.6
4) Only a little proud303
5) Not at all proud6.6
9) Don't know4.4
TOTAL1007100.0
66) Has there ever been a time when you were not proud to be an American? (Q4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes30430.6
2) No67668.1
9) Don't know121.2
Missing12 
TOTAL992100.0
67) During your lifetime, what event has made you most proud to be an American? (Q5)
TOTAL%
0) No event has made me proud173.4
1) Answer given40080.3
8) Don't know7615.3
9) Refused51
Missing513 
TOTAL498100.0
68) During your lifetime, what event has made you most proud to be an American? (Q5OPEN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL0
69) During your lifetime, what event has made you feel not proud to be an American? (Q6)
TOTAL%
0) No event has made me feel not proud1.6
1) Answer given14191
8) Don't know95.8
9) Refused42.6
Missing849 
TOTAL155100.0
70) During your lifetime, what event has made you feel not proud to be an American? (Q6OPEN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL0
71) Overall, do you think of yourself as a typical American or very different from a typical American? (Q7)
TOTAL%
1) Typical American71471.9
2) Very different from typical American24624.8
8) Don't know282.8
9) Refused5.5
Missing12 
TOTAL993100.0
72) What is your age? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) 18-2921522
2) 30-3916617
3) 40-4917918.3
4) 50-6424625.2
5) 65+17117.5
Missing36 
TOTAL977100.0
73) What is the last grade of school you completed? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Less than high school graduate13213.5
2) High school graduate30931.6
3) Some college25626.1
4) Graduated college18218.6
5) Graduate school or more10010.2
Missing25 
TOTAL979100.0
74) Generally speaking, would you describe your political views as...? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-POLITICS)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative14616
2) Somewhat conservative24226.4
3) Moderate25828.2
4) Somewhat liberal18720.4
5) Very liberal829
Missing85 
TOTAL915100.0
75) Enter sex of respondent (for use with online analysis) (I-SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Male48648.3
2) Female52151.7
TOTAL1007100.0